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Influence of conversion from cyclosporine A to tacrolimus on insulin sensitivity assessed by euglicaemic hyperinsulinemic clamp technique in patients after kidney transplantation.

Authors
  • Bułanowski, Maciej
  • Chudek, Jerzy
  • Więcek, Andrzej
Type
Published Article
Journal
Annals of transplantation : quarterly of the Polish Transplantation Society
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2012
Volume
17
Issue
3
Pages
61–68
Identifiers
PMID: 23018257
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Tissue insulin sensitivity estimated by hyperinsulinemic, euglycaemic clamp technique did not change significantly after conversion from CyA to TAC therapy in patients after kidney transplantation. Weight gain and eGFR decrease are associated with decrease of insulin sensitivity in these patients.

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